SimIS awarded prime contract from the U.S. Navy

SimIS Inc proudly announces the award of a prime contract supporting the U.S. Navy. SimIS will provide engineering support services and program management support services for the new version of its massive SeaPort contract that dates back nearly two decades and pulls in $5 billion a year in task orders. The new version will go by… Read more »

Engineering Diversity Lecture Series at Old Dominion University featurning Dr. Johnny Garcia

On Thursday, October 11th, Dr. Johnny Garcia had the opportunity to present a lecture to Engineering and Computational Science students at Old Dominion University. The focus of the discussion was to encourage the students to continue to pursue their Engineering education despite the obstacles and challenges they may be facing. He spoke about his life… Read more »

SimIS at TCC’s Campus Takeover

SimIS had the opportunity on September 21st to attend TCC’s Campus Takeover Event at the Portsmouth campus! TCC Campus Takeover is designed to provide organizations with an opportunity to share information about resources, services, and products to the campus community and help grow business! The experience will empower the students to improve their overall quality… Read more »

SimIS to Sponsor a local LPGA player

SimIS is very excited to be entering into a one-year sponsorship with local LPGA player, Lauren Coughlin! This is our first sponsorship of a professional athlete!   Lauren grew up in Chesapeake, VA and started playing golf when she was just seven years old. Before going on to become an ACC Individual Champion at the… Read more »

SimIS and JT&E Collect and Drop off backpacks and supplies

On Thursday August 16th, employees from both SimIS and JT&E dropped off backpacks and supplies we collected over the previous month to the Wesley Community Center in Portsmouth. In total we dropped off 39 backpacks and supplies. SimIS is glad to give back and ensure some of the students in Portsmouth have the supplies they… Read more »

SimIS interviewed for Portsmouth “Smart City” project

Increasing connectivity the focus of Portsmouth’s ‘smart city’ project By: Tamara Scott https://www.wavy.com/news/local-news/portsmouth/increasing-internet-connectivity-the-focus-of-portsmouth-s-smart-city-project/1355070765 PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Officials in Portsmouth are looking to take the city into the digital age. Earlier this week, officials announced the development of a study to get feedback on the broadband needs throughout the city. It’s part of plans to make Portsmouth a… Read more »

SimIS joins on as a partner with STARBASE Victory

SimIS visited STARBASE Victory yesterday and presented them with a $5,000 sponsorship check. SimIS has committed to a three-year sponsorship, each year presenting them with $5,000. This money will be put towards STARBASE Victory’s STEM programs they provide for elementary aged children, in Portsmouth Public Schools.  We are excited to partner with them in the… Read more »

Summer 2018 JT&E-Suffolk Cookout and Family Day

On Friday, June 22, 2018, Joint Test and Evaluation – Suffolk (JT&E-Suffolk) held its annual summer cookout. As in past years, residents of JT&E-Suffolk were welcome to bring family members to join in on the fun! An invitation was also extended to SimIS, Inc., headquarters personnel, and several employees came to participate. Altogether, approximately 70… Read more »

SimIS Hosts “SimIS Summer STEM Camp”

 On Wednesday June 27th, SimIS Inc. hosted youth from the Horizons Hampton Roads Summer camp at our Portsmouth office for an interactive tour featuring some of SimIS latest technology which included a virtual reality gaming system, the AIMS CPR system and the building of robots at our lab at the ODU VMASC. Horizons Hampton Roads… Read more »

SimIS to sponsor 10 kids for Portsmouth PD PAL Summer Camp

On Monday June 25th, Dr Johnny Garcia and SimIS Inc. presented Portsmouth PD PAL (Police Athletic League) Summer Camp program with a check for $3000 which covers the cost for 10 children to attend the program. On hand we had Portsmouth PD Chief Tonya Chapman as well as Asst Chief Officer Greene. We are so… Read more »